Simplifying the Holidays for More Joy and Less Stress
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Simplifying the Holidays for More Joy and Less Stress

How would things be different if this year you focused on simplifying the holidays? Does that sound like it would be a weight off your shoulders or does the thought scare you a little bit? Simplifying the holidays I’ve loved Christmas since I was a small child. I’m very attached to my traditions and really…

The Difference Between Decluttering and Organizing
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The Difference Between Decluttering and Organizing

The words ‘decluttering’ and ‘organizing’ are sometimes used interchangeably. However, they are two very different processes so I want to talk about the difference between decluttering and organizing. Declutter FIRST When you have a goal of creating an organized space, it can be very tempting to drive straight to your closest Container Store. However, I…

When to Hire a Professional Organizer (and When Not to)
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When to Hire a Professional Organizer (and When Not to)

When should you hire a professional organizer? And when shouldn’t you? Does everyone need to hire a professional organizer to help them get organized? Absolutely not. But can one help? In many cases, yes. When to consider hiring a professional organizer: Difficulty making time One of the biggest advantages to hiring a professional organizer is…